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Title
High Bridge, New York City.
Names
Merrill, Hiram Campbell (b. 1866) (Engraver)
Guérin, Jules Vallée (1866-1946) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

New York City -- Bridges

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1905
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC NEW YC-Brid
Topics
Bridges -- New York (State) -- New York
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc
High Bridge (New York, N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "Half-tone plate engraved by H.C. Merrill." "This bridge, which carries the Croton Aqueduct across the Harlem River, was finished in 1848 and is still the noblest civic monument of its class in the United States. Its high arches spring from fourteen massive piers. Besides carrying the aqueduct at the level of the steep banks, it serves as a footway connection between the two shores."

Source note: Century magazine. (New York : The Century Co., 1870-).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 23 x 16 cm. (9 x 6 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1611520
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17091077
Barcode : 33333159144142
UUID: f0f6d2c0-c55b-012f-c2e8-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1905: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "High Bridge, New York City." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1905. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2399-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "High Bridge, New York City." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 13, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2399-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1905). High Bridge, New York City. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-2399-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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High Bridge, New York City.